S Mobility, well known for its Spice Mobiles branded Android smartphone and tablet offerings in India is constantly looking forward to expand its lineup. After appearing in tech headlines for its entry-level smartphone - Stellar Xtacy Mi-352, the company has now come up with two new devices - Stellar Nhance Mi-435 and a 5.3 inch handset - Mi-530.
Both the latest devices from Spice support dual SIM and are based on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Moreover, Stellar Nhance Mi-435 and Mi-530 were also spotted at the online retailer site Saholic.com (which belongs to S Mobility) displaying a price of Rs 7,499 and Rs 13,999 respectively.
When it comes to specifications, both the handsets offer decent features that come in devices launched by rival companies.
Lets take a sneak peak at the specs of Stellar Nhance Mi-435 and Mi530.
Display: Stellar Nhance Mi-435 sports a 4 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels and Mi-530 packs a 5.3 inch qHD IPS display with 800 x 480 pixel resolution.
Processor: In this segment, Mi-435 is powered by a 1GHz dual core processor and Mi-530 is equipped with a 1.2GHz dual core processor.
Operating System: As mentioned above, both the handsets are flavored with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS.
Camera: Both Stellar Nhance Mi-435 and Mi-530 sport an 8MP rear camera, however, when it comes to front camera, Mi-435 has a 1.3MP front camera and Mi-530 packs an eye popping 5MP front camera for video calling.
Storage: In terms of storage, Mi-435 has 4GB internal storage and a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, while Mi-530 has16GB onboard storage and a micro SD card slot for expandable memory support.
Connectivity: Both the handsets are packed with connectivity features including Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS and micro USB 2.0.
Battery: Stellar Nhance Mi-435 is looaded with a 1,500 mAh battery and Mi-530 has a 2,550 mAh battery.
Price & Availability
Both Stellar Nhance Mi-435 and Mi-530 are available on Saholic.com at Rs 7,499 and Rs 13,999 and will be released into the market shortly.
In all terms, Stellar Nhance Mi-435 could be a potential rival to all the ICS based dual SIM handsets available in the smartphone arena holding a price range of Rs 6,000 to Rs 8,000 including the popular Samsung Galaxy Y lineup, Micromax A87 Ninja 4, Micromax Smarty A68, Karbonn A9+, Idea Ivory and more.
On the other hand, Spice Mi-530 might be a stiff competitor to phablets such as Micromax A110 Canvas 2, Karbonn A30 and more with its 5MP front camera, which is unseen so far in the phablet space.